How to Get Started in the Headshot Business

Watch How to Get Started in the Headshot Business

Everybody needs a headshot, shouldn’t you be the one to take it? Join Peter Hurley as he teaches you how to get started in headshot photography! Peter has been making his living as a headshot photographer for 18 years, and in this class he gives you a game plan for getting started, goes over different lighting set ups for a range of budgets, shares his tips and techniques for making clients feel comfortable from the moment they arrive through the end of the shoot, and shows you his streamlined workflow for putting it all together. Don’t let fear hold you back! Use your talent and skill to give people the gift of a beautiful photo of themselves. watch trailer | watch course

Lesson 1 : Start Shooting Headshots
Lesson 2 : The First Thing You Do
Lesson 3 : Meeting the Subject
Lesson 4 : Using Continuous Lighting
Lesson 5 : Using Speedlights
Lesson 6 : Using Natural Light
Lesson 7 : Headshots for Men
Lesson 8 : Streamline Workflow

Peter Hurley | Master of the Headshot

Peter Hurley

New York/Los Angeles based photographer, Peter Hurley, specializes in advertising and commercial work, including portraiture, fashion, beauty, editorial, and headshots. With a background in modeling and racing sailboats (and a spot on the 2000 US Olympic sailing team), he began his photography career shooting sailboats and regatta events. His work led him into advertising, with clients like Levi’s, Reebok, DKNY, Johnnie Walker, and Axe Deodorant.

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